Continuing Education for Wisconsin Social Workers

CE requirements for social workers, advanced practice social workers, independent social workers, and clinical social workers in Wisconsin:

  • Thirty (30) credit hours of continuing education (CE) every 2 years
  • Must include four (4) credit hours of ethics and professional boundaries related to social work
  • Board accepts online courses, but social workers must complete their ethics and professional boundaries CE hours in an interactive learning format.
  • Renewal date: February 28, odd years

CE Approvals: Board accepts courses from providers approved by APA, NBCC, ASWB. At Health ( is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. is an NBCC approved provider (ACEP #6719). Our courses are also co-sponsored by Amedco, LLC. Amedco, LLC, is approved as a provider (ASWB Provider # 1346) for continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB).

Wisconsin social workers can earn twenty-six (26) of their credits online through View our course catalog at

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the Wisconsin continuing education regulations, go to

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